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Lot 83Orlando Norie
British, 1832-1901
"Prepare to Advance": The 6th Inniskilling Dragoons on Maneuvers, circa 1870
Signed Orlando Norie (lc)
Watercolor on paper
12 x 18 inches (30.4 x 45.7 cm)

The 6th Inniskilling Dragoons was a cavalry regiment in the British Army, first raised in 1689 as Sir Albert Cunningham's Regiment of Dragoons. It fought with distinction at the Battle of the Boyne in July 1690 and later, renamed the 6th (Inniskilling) Regment of Dragoons, at Waterloo in 1815 and at Balaclava in 1854. The new name was retained until amalgamation in 1922.

C Property of a Private Collector, New York

Sold for $2,125
Estimate $600-900

Laid down to a second sheet of paper. Glue stains along the upper and right margins. Losses along the lower right margin and a few along the lower left margin (all covered by the mat). Some toning and tiny spots of foxing.

Sheet size is 12 1/2 x 18 3/8 inches

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